On July 26, 2021, the Akwesasne Mohawk Police received information of two individuals spray painting walls at the Water Treatment Facility located in Kana:takon (St. Regis), QC.

Police attended the area and located two individuals wearing masks and holding spray cans. Both individuals were arrested for mischief, taken into custody, and later released to appear in court at a later date.

Graffiti vandalism is a crime. It is the act of marking or defacing a premises or other property without permission. The removal and prevention of graffiti can become very costly and affect funding for other programs.

The Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service encourages the community to continue to report crimes and suspicious activity in the area by calling Akwesasne Central Dispatch at 613-575-2000 or the Akwesasne Crime Stoppers at 613-575-2255. You can also leave an anonymous tip at